Technology Booms in Bunceton Schools

1 decade 4 years 4 months ago Tuesday, May 23 2006 May 23, 2006 Tuesday, May 23, 2006 8:07:28 PM CDT May 23, 2006 in News

Despite those financial challenges, Bunceton has a thriving technology with more than 200 networked computers for those students.

The district will also offer 10 interactive, dual-credit classes next year while promoting innovative teaching called inquiry-based learning. The program helps students learn through technology.

"The student-teacher relationships couldn't be any better," added student Tara Salzman. "We're very close, and you can go up and ask a teacher anything."

Superintendent Mary Lynn Battles noted this spring's 25 graduates have received a total of at least $160,000 in scholarships.

And, although many small schools face high teacher turnover each year, Battles said Bunceton lost only two of its 26 teachers in the past year.

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